Explore Your Path: Bachelor of Science in Biology and Minor Options

Biology at a Glance


   Biology B.S.

   Biology Pre-Professional B.S.

   Biology 3/2 Program B.S.

   Biology Minor


   Chemistry Program

   Physics Program


   College of Arts & Sciences


   School of STEM

Program Contact

School of STEM
2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans Louisiana 70122

Ph. (504) 283 – 8822

Office Hours:
M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Career Outcomes

Research Scientist
Environmental Consultant
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Quality Control Technician
Science Writer or Editor
Forensic Scientist
Healthcare Administrator
Biomedical Technician
Agricultural or Food Scientist
Teacher or Educator

LS-LAMP Program

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Louis Stokes Louisiana Alliance for Minority Participation, a program designed to increase the quality and number of minority students receiving bachelor’s degrees in STEM–science, technology, engineering and math.

Dillard University Biology Program

Earn your Bachelors of Science in Biology

Biology is where the study of life comes alive. We offer a fascinating exploration into the origin, growth, function, and evolution of living organisms.

We believe that biology is more than just a subject; it is a powerful tool for creating positive change in the world. Whether you aspire to become a healthcare professional, a researcher, an environmentalist, or a policymaker, our biology program equips you with the scientific foundation necessary to earn your bachelors degree and tackle real-world challenges head-on.

In the United States and globally the health disparities plaguing our society has created an urgent need for change-agents and advocates who can make a difference. The Dillard Biology program is here to empower you with the scientific knowledge and skills to become that change-agent. Our program goes beyond textbooks and lectures to provide hands-on experiences that will ignite your passion for biology.  From field research to laboratory experiments, you’ll have the opportunity to investigate and understand the intricate workings of life.


Get ready to embark on a transformative educational experience that will shape your future and empower you to create meaningful change.

Degrees and Programs

Ranked #9 for Best Bachelor’s Degrees in Biology by for 2021

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a broad based knowledge of concepts and terminology in cellular, molecular, organismal, and ecological biology;
  • Analyze, solve problems, understand relationships, and interpret information in the biological sciences and supporting fields;
  • Communicate scientific information in a clear and concise manner both orally and in writing.

Apply now and embark on a journey of scientific exploration and excellence at Louisiana’s oldest HBCU, Dillard University.

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